Commonwealth Games lead appointed

The first Commonwealth Games project manager has been appointed by NEC Group. Donovan Myers steps into the role ahead of the group due to host a total of nine sports in 2022 in three of its flagship venues - Arena Birmingham, the NEC and Genting Arena,... Read more >

Airport unveils £500m investment plans

Birmingham Airport has revealed plans to invest £500m to grow its passengers to 18m a year by 2033. Its draft masterplan, The Midlands Gateway to the World, sets out its ambitions to deliver self-financed investment of £500m over 15 years to increase... Read more >

Air Arabia Maroc takes off from Birmingham Airport

Birmingham Airport has welcomed Air Arabia Maroc, Morocco’s largest low-cost carrier, to its existing 50 airlines. The airline has operated its first direct service from Birmingham Airport to the Moroccan city of Agadir. The service will operate o... Read more >

Vision for NEC City could create 10,000 jobs

Plans to create 10,000 jobs by transforming the NEC campus into “nec•city” have been unveiled. The masterplan for the site comes alongside neighbouring Birmingham Airport’s own 15-year strategy, which sets out plans for 40% passenger growth on ... Read more >